Energy, Mines and Resources

Energy, Mines & Resources

Tis the season for Christmas Trees

Yukon householders can cut up to 2 Christmas Trees per household from vacant public land or specific areas within the City of Whitehorse limits.

If you need more information on a suitable place to cut your tree, contact the Forest Management Branch at 1-800-661-0408 ext. 3999 or visit your community Compliance Monitoring and Inspection office.

... and have a safe and happy holiday season!


Commercial agriculture lots for sale near Mayo

The Agriculture Branch is currently offering 2 soil based agriculture lots in the Silver Trail subdivision, 4 km north of Mayo.The parcels are part of a planned agriculture land release and will be sold using an evaluative process.

Learn more about the lots and how to apply >>>


Silver Trail Country Residential land lottery

The Government of Yukon is currently holding a land lottery for the following lots:

  • 18 Country Residential lots in the Silver Trail subdivision, near the Village of Mayo.

Learn more about the lots and how to apply >>>


Energy, Mines and Resources news

Yukon ranked one of Canada’s top mineral exploration jurisdictions
November 15, 2018 - Mineral exploration plays a key role in the long-term viability of Yukon’s mineral sector.

Scott and Jackie Dickson are Yukon’s 2018 Farmers of the Year
November 5, 2018 - Meet Yukon’s 2018 Farmers of the Year!

Amendments to Territorial Lands and Forest Resources Acts tabled
October 1, 2018 - Proposed amendments to close loopholes and increase fines for violations under the Forestry and Territorial Lands acts were tabled today.